Resources

  • References

    2014 Immunization schedules. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website. Available at: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/schedules/easy-to-read/index.html. Updated January 31, 2014. Accessed February 17, 2014.


    Blasi F, Aliberti S, Pappalettera M, Tarsia P. 100 years of respiratory medicine: pneumonia.
    Respir Med. 2007;101(5):875-881.


    Braunwald E, Harrison TR, Fauci AS, et al.
    Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine. 17th
    ed. Columbus, OH: McGraw-Hill; 2008.


    Carpenter CC, Andreoli TE, Griggs RC.
    Cecil Essentials of Medicine. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Science; 2003.


    De Roux A, Marcos MA, Garcia E, Mensa J, Ewig S, Lode H, Torres A. Viral community-acquired pneumonia in non-immunocompromised adults.
    Chest. 2004;125(4):1343-1351.

    Explore pneumonia. National Heart Lung Blood Institute (NHLBI) website. Available at:
    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/pnu. Updated March 1, 2011. Accessed February 17, 2014.


    How can pneumonia be prevented? National Heart Lung Blood Institute (NHLBI) website. Available at:
    http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/pnu/prevention.html. Updated March 1, 2011. Accessed February 17, 2014.


    Niederman MS. Recent advances in community-acquired pneumonia inpatient and outpatient.
    Chest. 2007 April;4:1205-15.


    Niederman MS. Review of treatment guidelines for community-acquired pneumonia.
    Am J Med. 2004;117:Suppl 3A:51S-57S. Review.


    Pneumonia in adults. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed. Updated November 14, 2013. Accessed February 17, 2014.


    10/29/2009 DynaMed Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Hemila H, Louhiala P. Vitamin C for preventing and treating pneumonia.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
    2009;(3):CD005532.

    10/21/2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Hemilä H, Louhiala P. Vitamin C for preventing and treating pneumonia. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2013 Aug 8;8.

    3/10/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Su VY, Liu CJ, et al. Sleep apnea and risk of pneumonia: a natoinwide population-based study. CMAJ. 2014 Mar 3.

    6/17/2014 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed: Reissig A, Copetti R, et al. Lung ultrasound in the diagnosis and follow-up of community-acquired pneumonia: a prospective, multicenter diagnostic accuracy study. Chest. 2012 Oct;142(4):965-972.

  • Resources

    American Academy of Family Physicians

    http://www.familydoctor.org

    American Lung Association

    http://www.lung.org

  • Canadian Resources

    The College of Family Physicians of Canada

    http://www.cfpc.ca

    The Lung Association

    http://www.lung.ca